The Saint Paul Art Tour You Weren't Expecting

Whether you’re new to Saint Paul, a longtime resident, or simply a visitor, here’s . . . The Saint Paul Art Tour You Weren’t Expecting First, let’s take the word “art” and think beyond the museum or gallery wall. (Minneapolis has plenty of both.) How would you characterize Saint Paul? Do the words “venerable” and 

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The Welcoming Energy of Lowertown

  The final stop on the new Green Line light rail in Saint Paul is historic Lowertown: easy to get to, very walkable, and connected by the Morgan, Bruce Vento, and Gateway bike trails. Originally called “Lowertown landing,” the port was the first point of access to the Twin Cities from the Mississippi River, a 

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Choose Your Adventure: A Saint Paul Guide for College Students and Twenty-Somethings

Yes, Saint Paul is the mellow sister city to Minneapolis, prime family-raising territory and, from the mansions on Summit to the bluffs gazing over the river, a place to walk and contemplate. But whether you’ve got a week or four years here to explore, Saint Paul is also a place where you can be adventurous, 

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Five Things to Love about Saint Paul from Someone Who Moved Here from Somewhere Else

1. Traffic I know this sounds ridiculous: to love the speed by which one can get across town. Big deal, right? Yes. It is. You have no idea. Prior to moving to Saint Paul in 2008, I lived in Seattle, a city with an enormous and ever-worsening traffic problem. Zillions of people are constantly moving 

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An Invitation from Minnesota Author and Illustrator: Minnesota State Fair A to Z!

  Count twelve days back from Labor Day and you can always figure out the starting date of the Minnesota State Fair, the largest fair in the United States. Texans argue about that, of course, but I’ve seen both, and Minnesota’s is not only the biggest but also the best. Actually it wasn’t until I 

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